The Federal Government has started the disbursement of N110m to 11,000 petty traders in Nasarawa State under the Government Enterprise Empowerment Programmes (GEEP).
This was revealed by the Bank of Industry (BoI) Project Officer Chinenye Okorocha on Wednesday in Lafia.
Okorocha said: “We are here for market activation for “traders moni”, we are disbursing money to registered beneficiaries.
“We are also sensitizing traders on what to do with the money; we have been doing it across the country.
“Today is the turn of Nasarawa State, we have captured about 11,000 traders which we are going to transfer money to.”